malacoplakia


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mal·a·co·pla·ki·a

, malakoplakia
n. malcoplaquia, formación de áreas blandas en la membrana mucosa de un órgano hueco.
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42) Rare cases of malacoplakia have been described after corticosteroid use in treatment of IBD.
The gross appearance of malacoplakia varies from unifocal, multiple, and even widespread nodular lesions to a large, soft, yellow mass, usually covered by intact mucosa that may be centrally depressed.
Other variants are emphysematous pyelonephritis due to gas-forming organisms, xanthogranulomatous nephritis and malacoplakia [2].
This review will specifically address acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) nephropathy, acute and chronic pyelonephritis, renal and perirenal abscess, emphysematous pyelonephritis, emphysematous pyelitis, malacoplakia, diffuse and focal xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis, fungal infections, tuberculosis (TB), and replacement lipomatosis.
Malacoplakia in the head and neck is uncommon, and malacoplakic lesions involving the thyroid are extremely rare.
Isolated Malacoplakia of the bladder: ararecase report and review of literature.
Pulmonary malacoplakia associated with Rhodococcus equi infection in a patient with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.
Malacoplakia simulating organ invasion in a rectosigmoid adenocarcinoma: report of a case.